dorchester Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 17 5.2 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 172 52.8 % 32.2 %
Some College 91 27.9 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 35 10.7 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 11 3.4 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 301 92.3 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 35 10.7 % 10.8 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 566 - -
19 years old and under 128 22.6 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 214 37.8 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 129 22.8 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 95 16.8 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 475 90.8 % 84.4 %
Spanish 48 9.2 % 14.4 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 30 14.4 % 33.6 %
Married 130 62.2 % 50.4 %
Divorced 49 23.4 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 273 - -
Occupied Housing Units 236 86.4 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 37 13.6 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 241 88.3 % 61.5 %
3 to 4 Units 15 5.5 % 4.4 %
Mobile Homes 17 6.2 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 16 5.9 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 28 10.3 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 56 20.5 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 29 10.6 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 31 11.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 100 36.6 % 12.8 %
Electric 59 21.6 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 169 61.9 % 42.1 %
Wood 8 2.9 % 1.6 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 557 98.4 % 75.1 %
Native American 7 1.2 % 0.9 %
Asian 2 0.4 % 5.6 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 46,538 57,617
Median Family Income 56,250 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 26,669 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 53.07 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.02 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 22.43
    [CDD] 0

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.06 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com